My Library - Magazine Articles By Thornton Waite

Levee Gate

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2015-09
Page:
38
Category:
Structures - Bridges
Description:
This article describes how railroads deal with levees that are to hold back flood waters yet trains must be able to pass through any other time. Includes photos of a levee in Augusta, Georgia where the Norfolk Southern has to pass through.

Manual Turntable

Magazine:
N-Scale 2004-03/04
Page:
32
Category:
Track
Scale:
N
Description:
Building a safe length of covered board to turn an entire train. The table can also be used as a display case. The article shows how to form plexiglass to be used as the protective cover.

Rails in the Street

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2015-10
Page:
36
Category:
Track
Description:
The author provides a closer look at what it takes to have track in streets. Several modernday photos are included.

The Idaho Eastern

Magazine:
N-Scale 2002-10/11
Page:
22
Category:
Layouts
Scale:
N